Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, 1875-1912


Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, 1875-1912 ❰EPUB❯ ✼ Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, 1875-1912 Author William Tortolano – Thomashillier.co.uk During the late s and early s Samuel Coleridge Taylor was an important and popular British composer Respected by such contemporaries as Sir Arthur Sullivan Sir Edward Elgar Gustav Holst and Ralph Vaug During the late Anglo-Black Composer, PDF Æ s and early s Samuel Coleridge Taylor was an important and popular British composer Respected by such contemporaries as Sir Arthur Sullivan Sir Edward Elgar Gustav Holst and Ralph Vaughan Williams he attracted the attention of the British music Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Epub / critics who followed his career with curious interest and often placed him in a class with other noted composers A prolific composer during his short lifetime he received great public acclaim and became known both nationally and internationally his setting of Longfellow s Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, PDF Ë Hiawatha was just as popular as Handel s Messiah in Victorian England Although he composed Hiawatha when he was only twenty three Coleridge Taylor already had reached a published opus of twenty nine compositions Born of a West African doctor and a British mother Coleridge Taylor belonged to two decidedly different cultures Therefore his compositional style was affected by two underlying currents the classical tradition that dominated his training at the Royal College of Music and the African and African American folk music that was introduced to him through contacts with members of his father s race This revised second edition euipped with both an updated and expanded discography and bibliography traces the development of his compositional style from his final years at the Royal College of Music to the time of his death in Also included is a list of his arrangements and later editions of his music The author uses examples from selected works to show the influence of classical texts West African and African American elements and English poetical dramas Of particular interest are eight rare and or never before seen articles by and about this ground breaking composer.

  • Hardcover
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, 1875-1912
  • William Tortolano
  • English
  • 06 August 2015
  • 081084477X

About the Author: William Tortolano

Is a well Anglo-Black Composer, PDF Æ known author some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Samuel Coleridge Taylor Anglo Black Composer book this is one of the most wanted William Tortolano author readers around the world.



4 thoughts on “Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Anglo-Black Composer, 1875-1912

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *